Marvel

In praise of Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie, Marvel’s long-awaited saviour

By Ella Kemp

The American actor’s latest scene-stealing performance shows what a female superhero should look like.

How superhero culture helped me to overcome my depression

By Christopher Aguiar

As a kid, I found solace in the comic book characters who resembled my own outcast existence.

Sam Raimi’s original Spider-Man is a great New York movie

By Henry Bevan

The director’s 2002 franchise opener is a tribute to this iconic city and the people who live in it.

Why I love Andrew Garfield’s performance in The Amazing Spider-Man

By Nick Funnell

The actor is at his honest, emotive best in Marc Webb’s 2012 reboot.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

By Adam Woodward

Tom Holland gets top marks as Marvel’s teenage web-slinger goes back to school.

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The amazing story of Joanne Siegel – the super woman who inspired a comic book icon

By Elizabeth MacLeod

The wife of Superman co-creator Jerry Siegel was the real-life model for Lois Lane.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

By David Jenkins

This big shiny superhero sequel delivers on expectation, but never threatens to do anything more than that.

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Can the Marvel franchise survive without Iron Man?

By James Luxford

The founding Avenger could be about to hang up his suit. Who’s ready to become the MCU’s new MVP?

An incredible teaser trailer for Thor: Ragnarok has arrived

By Little White Lies

Take a first look at Chris Hemsworth, Cate Blanchett and ... Jeff Goldblum?!

Are Hollywood blockbusters too long?

By John Wadsworth

With Justice League rumoured to be three hours in length, we ask: how much is too much?

An essential guide to 2017’s summer blockbusters

By Little White Lies

From Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 to Wonder Woman, we preview the biggest new movies coming your way.

The supehero genre is finally growing up, but not where you think

By Cameron Williams

Legion is the small-screen saviour of formulaic comic book adaptations.

What does Logan mean for the future of comic-book movies?

By Christopher Machell

Wolverine’s hyper-violent final bow suggests that audiences are ready for more mature superheroes.

In praise of Mahershala Ali – 2016’s standout performer

By Matthew Eng

From Luke Cage to Moonlight, the American actor has made a vital contribution to his craft this year.

Watch the official trailer(s) for Spider-Man: Homecoming

By Tom Williams

Tom Holland suits up for his first outing as everyone’s favourite web-slinging superhero.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 gets a teaser trailer

By Little White Lies

The surprise Marvel mega hit returns for more charmingly wacky intergalactic adventures.

Hey Marvel, hurry up and give us a Black Widow movie, already

By Rebecca Speare-Cole

Scarlett Johansson has poured cold water on a possible solo outing for her comic book heroine.

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